12 Days of Christmas: 4 Calling Birds

12 Days of Christmas: 4 Calling Birds
Yield: about 3-1/2 dozen Bake 325°F 25 mins to 30 mins


  • 6 large egg whites
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 package (14 ounces) coconut flakes

Make It

1. Heat oven to 325 degrees F. Coat baking sheets with vegetable cooking spray. In large bowl, with mixer on medium, beat egg whites until foamy. Increase to high and beat in sugar until peaks form, about 3 minutes. Beat in flour, vanilla, and salt. Reserve 1 cup coconut. Stir remainder into egg-white mixture.

2. Scoop heaping tablespoons of mixture onto baking sheets. Gently press in centers and sprinkle with reserved coconut. Bake 25 to 30 minutes, or until lightly browned.